Boulevard Diderot (WWI)

© Bain News Service/Library of Congress
FRA near Paris

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nwolpert published on 05/03/2017 12:43 p.m. :

Lines for French mobilization at Gare de Lyon train station in Paris. The official order was given at 4 pm on Saturday, August 1st, beginning the initial call-up of a million men for the French Army (source: historyplace.com).

Image source:
Bain News Service, Publisher. Mobilizing before Gare de Lyon, Paris. , ca. 1910. [Between and Ca. 1915] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ggb2005017560/. (Accessed May 01, 2017.)

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